After completing 2 memorable hikes the previous day to Hunt-Fish Falls and North Harper Creek Falls in the Wilson Creek Area, my fiancé had a surprise for me. She was on her way from the triad with our 2 dogs and camping gear looking for a night of camping out in the hills and then to do some more hiking in Wilson Creek the next day. What more could a man ask for? Continue reading “Harper Creek Falls & The Water Snake That Stole The Show”
After a short rest and some water following my first hike to Hunt-Fish Falls, I proceeded a mile or so along FR 464 to the trailhead for trail 239 North Harper Creek Falls. This is a rather large parking area and is home to not only the 239 trailhead, but also the 271 trailhead for the climb to the Little Lost Cove Cliffs. This part comes into play later…. Continue reading “North Harper Creek Falls 4/12/14 -A Beautiful Hike With A Sad Ending”
Hunt-Fish Falls is one of the prettiest settings in the entire Wilson Creek Wilderness Area. The waterfall itself, just by itself will not “wow” factor most people. It is simply a combination of two eight drops going in different directions, with one being a waterfall and the other being more of a cascade. However, the entire scene is amazing! I could spend an entire day here.